A*nas"to*mose (&?;), v. i. [imp. p. p. Anastomozed (&?;); p. pr. & vb. n. Anastomosing.] [Cf. F. anastomoser, fr. anastomose. See Anastomosis.] (Anat. & Bot.)

To inosculate; to intercommunicate by anastomosis, as the arteries and veins.

The ribbing of the leaf, and the anastomosing network of its vessels.
I. Taylor.


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A*nas"to*mose (?), v. i.

Of any channels or lines, to meet and unite or run into each other, as rivers; to coalesce; to interjoin.


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